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August 15: Nick Foles learning from Tom Brady

Friday, August 15, 2014, 11:56 AM
On mobile? Click here to enlarge You're a blossoming quarterback in the NFL! You may be experiencing new things, such as: - Attention from national sports analysts! - Attention from super models! - Hair where there wasn't any before! - Strange new urges to win football games, no matter the cost! It's... Read more

Live chat: Taney Dragons vs. Nashville, 3 p.m.

Friday, August 15, 2014, 1:37 AM
Taney star Mo'Ne Davis pitched a complete game shutout as the Philly team beat Nashville, 4-0, to open the Little League World Series in Williamsport. Read more

Pat vs. Philly: Penalty kicks with the Union

Thursday, August 14, 2014, 1:01 PM
In his latest sporting escapade, Philly.com's Pat Gallen heads down to PPL Park to learn the fine art of taking - and saving - penalty kicks from Philadelphia Union goalkeeper Zac MacMath and defender Amobi Okugo. Read more

Amid expectations, Michael Carter-Williams is positioned for a big second season

Wednesday, August 13, 2014, 3:14 PM
Expectations weren’t exceptionally high for Michael Carter-Williams after the Sixers selected him 11th overall in the 2013 NBA Draft. Yes he had some size, and showed promise and potential, but still, no one was quite sure what to expect from the Syracuse sophomore in his first professional season... Read more

Phillies making sure you know they liked Taney Dragons before it was cool

Wednesday, August 13, 2014, 12:14 PM
The Taney Dragons are on the verge of becoming a genuine Philadelphia, blue collar, lunch pail, cheesesteak, wudder ice, Rocky statue, underdog story. On their way to Williamsport for the Little League World Series, the Center City natives are playing the most inspired baseball this town has seen since... Read more

Jayson Werth feels need for speed, is busted for reckless driving

Wednesday, August 13, 2014, 10:53 AM
In a story that Jayson Werth is very likely thrilled to have in the public eye, the Nationals right fielder was reportedly busted for going 105 mph in a 55 mph zone back in early July. Werth will face a court hearing for the misdemeanor, which was scheduled for August 8, but has been bumped back to... Read more

Cowboys, Raiders and fans brawl at joint practice

Wednesday, August 13, 2014, 10:21 AM
Things got a bit heated at a Cowboys-Raiders joint practice, despite the gentle breeze. #Cowboys fan wearing blue suit and cowboy hat walks by Raider Nation to section with loud boos. Then wind blows hat off & Raiders fans laugh — Chris McClain (@ChrisMcClain) August 13, 2014 There was... Read more

Ronald Roberts reportedly signs with the Sixers

Tuesday, August 12, 2014, 3:43 PM
The 76ers have signed former St. Joe’s forward Ronald Roberts Jr. to a three-year, partially guaranteed contract, according to Sportsnado. Roberts played impressively for the Sixers this summer, averaging 10 points and seven rebounds in the Orlando Pro Summer League, while showing off toughness... Read more

Report: Cole Hamels 'open to a deal with the Red Sox'

Tuesday, August 12, 2014, 1:34 PM
With baseball’s non-waiver trade deadline consigned to history, the focus of trade rumors now shifts to the offseason. Not surprisingly, the Phillies are already in the spotlight. And it’s a safe bet that they will continue to be until Ruben Amaro Jr. realizes quite a few fans are just... Read more

ESPN predicts that the 76ers will finish last in the East in 2014-15

Tuesday, August 12, 2014, 12:47 PM
In news that could be considered the opposite of shocking, ESPN has predicted that the 76ers will finish last in the NBA’s Eastern Conference for the 2014-15 season. Every summer, ESPN’s panel of experts run a Summer Forecast series that predicts outcomes of the upcoming season, including... Read more
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